It's likely that a future UK-EU trade deal will be subject to approval by all EU member states and their sub-national parliaments.
As always, Eurovision 2017 blended pop and politics. Russia was missing from the Ukrainian-hosted contest, and the UK had healing words, post Brexit.
The English language will be one of the most important things the UK leaves behind in the EU.
If the UK fails to maintain its global outlook, it could lose business to a globalist France.
The self-confessed europhile will need to respond to concerns about the EU if he is to succeed as French president.
Being president of France won't be easy for Emmanuel Macron. Without the support of an established political party, his legislative agenda may go nowhere fast.
Labour must develop its pro-social and pro-working class agenda for an electorate that has been failed by globalisation and EU integration.
Le Pen and Macron offer two totally different visions for France’s future and its relationship to Europe.
A move that could shut an independent university in Budapest poses fundamental questions about European values.
The importance of speaking other languages in a post-Brexit world.
The prime minister has linked continued security cooperation with the EU to a successful trade deal. Was that wise?
What the British prime minister said in her letter to the EU – and what she meant.
Sixty years on, the European Union is facing unprecedented challenges among member states. Can its relationship with Africa survive the storm?
Morocco has been on a massive diplomatic drive, using both its political and economic muscle. Since his coronation in 1999, the king has led over 40 visits to African countries south of the Sahara.
Will the UK have to pay a vast sum of money to the EU in order to leave it – or will it get cash back?
The starting gun has been fired but political pressures on both sides of the Channel make a settlement a tall order.
Five principles of bargaining to help you understand what's going on in the Brexit negotiations.
If you have an Irish granny, a spare €650,000 to spend in Malta, or a hankering for a new villa in Cyprus, then EU citizenship is within reach.
An influx of people seeking shelter from conflict has sharpened attitudes against groups which have been in Europe for centuries.
In its agenda to reform global economic governance the developing world should look for ways to extract some value from the G20.